equid

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noun \ˈe-ˌkwid, ˈē-\

Definition of equid

  1. :  any of a family (Equidae) of perissodactyl mammals consisting of the horses, asses, zebras, and extinct related animals

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Origin and Etymology of equid

New Latin Equidae, family name, from Equus, genus name, from Latin, horse


First Known Use: circa 1889

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